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5th February in Dalit History - Dr. Ambedkar introduced Hindu Code bill in the Parliament, Hindu leaders opposed it

5 February 1951: Hindu Code bill was introduced in the Parliament

Following India’s independence Jawaharlal Nehru entrusted his first Law Minister Dr. Ambedkar, who belonged to the Scheduled Caste Federation, with the task of codifying the Hindu personal law as the first step towards a uniform civil code. 745 more words

Dr B R Ambedkar

Feminism? The new, well, everything?

Lately the media, and especially our beloved fashion magazines, have focused a lot on feminism, and the voices of feminism. One could wonder why. What I mean is, this is 2016 and women rights has been an important issue for more than a hundred years. 951 more words

Discrimination

Cartoon of the day

Thanks, gocomics,org

There are some sharper cartoons around, today, that might fit the edges of this blog better. But, I just couldn’t pass this one up. 25 more words

Culture

भीम दोहे

भीम दोहे
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नीच समझ जिस भीम को, देते सब दुत्कार |
कलम उठाकर हाथ में, कर गये देश सुधार ||१||

जांत-पांत के भेद की, तोड़ी हर दीवार | 8 more words

Dr B R Ambedkar

Kim on THE LANGUAGE OF LOVE

THE LOVE THAT DID DARE TO SPEAK ITS NAME

Kim Ho, Times Educational Supplement, 13 December, 2013

When Olympic diver Tom Daley came out, his video went viral. 1,022 more words

Coming Out

The Quotable Pratchett: Equal Rites

No one is actually dead until the ripples they cause in the world die away.

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Random Thoughts

Vaginas and Guns - a history of me, warped opinions, and raw data.

Disclaimer: Rated R for language, profanity, lack of decency, care for your opinion, Marine terminology, and the truth. I do have a degree in Political Science, but this is not politically correct. 5,204 more words

Marine Corps